Charles City, IA, USA

1205 11th St
Charles City, IA 50616, USA

Tel: +1 641-257-1000
Fax: +1 641-228-4152

More about this facility


Our 400+ team members in Charles City have strong expertise in custom development and cGMP commercial manufacturing. Located on a 45-acre campus, we manufacture a wide range of APIs and pharmaceutical intermediates, including highly potent molecules and controlled substances. Our facility is home to multiple commercial cGMP plants for large-scale production, while also offering resources for small- and mid-scale development and manufacturing. This Cambrex facility is one of a limited number to be authorized by the Drug Enforcement Administration to import narcotic raw materials on a commercial scale.

Facility Details

  • 4 cGMP commercial-scale production plants
  • 2 cGMP mid-scale plants
  • 1 cGMP pilot plant
  • 1 cGMP kilo laboratory
  • 350,000 L commercial capacity
  • R&D development and analytical laboratories
  • Validated commercial continuous flow technology at large scale
  • Controlled substance registrations to support all CS designations
  • High potency development and manufacturing center
  • Strong regulatory history